CHS Counseling

 
 
 
 
 
 
Join Mrs. Anthony, SAC and CHS counselors for open discussions and morning chats on Tuesdays and Thursdays about anything.  
Have a question about CHS...log on.  Want to talk about Covid, your feelings, missing friends...log on.  Want to share how you stay focused and productive....log on.
 
No commitment, just log on...we will be there.  
 
 
 
 

2021-2022 COURSE SELECTION FOR CLASSES OF 2022, 2023 AND 2024

COURSE SELECTION MEETINGS WITH COUNSELORS

  • 2021-2022 PROGRAM OF STUDIES
  • 2021-2022 COURSE SELECTION SHEET
  • Review the above materials in preparation for scheduling for next year’s courses.  Students: CHECK YOUR EMAILS FOR A GOOGLE INVITE STARTING FEBRUARY 1!  Students should come prepared with course selections, including 8 electives in priority order, to meet for 15 minutes with their school counselor.   If the student is attending school in person, he/she can attend the meeting with the counselor in the school counseling office between 7:45 am and 12:20 pm.  Appointment times are available for all students from 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. 

Class of 2022 scheduling: March 1 - March 5, 2021

Class of 2023 scheduling: March 8 – March 12, 2021

Class of 2024 scheduling: March 16 – March 22, 2021


MARCH 26, 2021: LAST DAY FOR SCHEDULE CHANGE REQUESTS 

(EXCLUDING LEVEL CHANGES/SCHEDULE CONFLICTS)

JUNIORS REQUESTING LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION

BeginningFriday, March 12, 2021, juniors may begin asking teachers for letters of recommendation as part of the college application process.  Students should be sure to see the teacher in person prior to making the electronic request through Naviance.  

  • Students should obtain two CHS faculty/staff letters of recommendation.
  • Meet with your teacher in person to ask if he/she would be willing to write a letter of recommendation for you.  
  • Log on to Naviance Student (https://student.naviance.com/cranford). Complete the appropriate TEACHER RECOMMENDATION SURVEY (located in ABOUT ME → MY SURVEYS → SURVEYS NOT STARTED). 
  • Log on to Naviance Student (https://student.naviance.com/cranford) and electronically request the teacher letter of recommendation under the COLLEGES tab -> APPLY TO COLLEGE ->  LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION.  Select ADD REQUEST and select the teacher from the drop down menu for ALL CURRENT AND FUTURE COLLEGES.  Please add a personal message to your request.

*Fully virtual students should contact the teacher to set up a Google meet in order to request letters of recommendation “face to face.”

CHS CLASS OF 2021 COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS
 
Seniors should review the CHS Class of 2021 Cranford Community Scholarships and apply by April 7, 2021.  The recipients will be announced at a Senior Awards Program in June.
 
A common application in WordGoogle Docs or PDF must be completed for each scholarship. 
 
*Please be sure to read the criteria and requirements for each scholarship and email the application and any required supplemental essays to the appropriate contacts.  Students should also complete the CHS Scholarship Materials Request Form for each application so that the CHS School Counseling Office can send supporting documentation (letters of rec, transcripts).
 
 
CRANFORD PARENT ACADEMY
 
 
 

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS TESTING PRESENTATION AND NAVIANCE

Missed the presentation?

Part 1 : Mrs. Burfeindt's presentation on the 2020-2021 College Admissions Presentation

Part 2 : Individual school counselor's presentation to the Class of 2021 Junior Parent/Guardian Naviance Tutorial

STUDENT ASSISTANCE COUNSELOR (SAC): Ms. Toni Anthony

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Meet our SAC - she would like to share a few words…..please reach out to her!

 

 

ADVANCED PLACEMENT (AP) EXAMS will be administered from May 3 through May 14, 2021.  The AP exam late registration and payment will be open from beginning November 14, 2020.  The cost is $95 per exam plus a $40 late fee.

Step-by-step information can be found here at https://aptsusa.com/cranford/ or on our CHS School Counseling website. Students' AP teachers shared the specific join codes for each AP class at the beginning of September as part of the registration process.